Elena Margaret Kuhn Lindsay
Elena Margaret Kuhn Lindsay, died April 5, 2013, Elena Lindsay succumbed to her many health issues.
She was born October 6, 1941, in Evansville, Indiana, to Gordon G. and Irma L. Berkemeier Kuhn. She later graduated from the University of Evansville as a Registered Nurse. She served proudly in the U.S. Army
from 1963 to 1964. It was while in the Army that she met Robert Dean Lindsay Jr. They were married December 21, 1963. Nursing was Elena's passion. She retired from the V.A. Hospital in 2011, after 30 years of dedicated service.
She enjoyed the Jazz, Salt Lake Real, the mountains (the deer and elk), and her fuzzy rear-ended "grandkids". Elena was a loving, caring and giving person, who was admired by everyone who came in contact with her. Her legacy of service to others, especially the veterans of our country, will always be remembered.
She leaves behind her two children, Maria Elena and Robert (Cassie); her sister, Karleen (Keith) Quinlin; and many extended family. She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; and sisters, Eileen Osha, Lois Pfiffner and Carol Schaffer.
Funeral services will be held noon Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at at Redwood Memorial Mortuary, 6500 So. Redwood Rd. A viewing will be held Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the mortuary and one hour prior to services. Burial at Utah Veteran Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers the family encourages donations be made to any veteran organization such as the Wounded Warrior Project or VFW
in Elena's name.